Playing Over Chords

Live Guitar Course: In Open Position

Learn the secrets of playing over chord changes and progressions using simple, easy-to-memorize figures. Say goodbye to confusion and hello to music. This is one of the most important musical skills, so learning these practical tips will enhance your ability as a guitar player almost immediately. This course is live meaning that students can interact with Tyler during the session to ask questions, make comments and request clarification.

Playing Over Chords

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  • Play Over Common Chords
  • Master Open Position
  • Learn Reusable Patterns to Solo With
  • Focus on Melodic Playing
  • Effortless Solo over Chord Changes
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Playing Over Chords Guitar Course

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We have upgraded, revamped, and organized in-studio, live weekly workshops broadcasted in 1080p. These focused, task-based workshops include full tablature, interactivity with the instruction, and even homework each week.

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Tabs & Tracks

Each live course is equipped with full tablature and even backing tracks. Our live lessons are focused, planned, and even provide homework on how to improve and look forward to the next week.

Interact Live

Our staff fields questions from the audience throughout each section, and opens for questions throughout each course. You also have the ability to call in live with your own video stream!

Our live platform has been a major focus over the past 18 months, and we are very excited to fully unleash it's capability! Attend any of these courses with a full JamPlay subscription and get the benefit of full interaction with our instructors in a focused, planned course. We even have the ability to field your questions with live video call in!

Full Course Schedule

And of course, we keep everything, so if you miss a week you can always watch our archive of live courses. Tabs, backing tracks, and a full course PDF are provided for students, along with homework for each week! Interact with other students along with David and get the instruction you need to advance your playing.

Date Topic

Week 0

11/30/-0001 at 12am

Week 1

09/25/2018 at 8pm

Playing Over Changes in C Major

We launch this course with a bang, diving immediately into applicable and useful content. Tyler introduces the key of C Major and introduces simple three-note figures you can use to play over the chords in this key. Join us for a fun and educational session.

Week 2

10/02/2018 at 8pm

Playing Over Changes in A Minor

Tyler introduces the key of A minor and introduces simple three-note figures you can use to play over the chords in this key. This might seem very similar to last week, but this key has it's own unique sound and personality to explore.

Week 3

10/09/2018 at 8pm

Playing Over Changes in G Major

Tyler introduces the key of G major and talks about the chords in it, as well as introduces simple figures which can be used to play melody over these chords. Stay tuned for some fun exercises!

Week 4

10/16/2018 at 8pm

Playing Over Changes in E Minor

We return to another popular minor key and discuss how to play over the chords in this key. Playing along with Tyler and over the included JamTrack is going to be a blast.

Week 5

10/23/2018 at 8pm

Playing Over Changes in C Major

This week we introduce the key of C Major and discuss the chords which make it up. Then Tyler introduces several useful figures that you can use to play over these chord changes. This is the foundation of playing simple melodies, or even lead guitar.

Week 6

10/30/2018 at 8pm

Playing Over Changes in D Major

Last, but certainly not least, we learn to play in the key of D Major. Discover the chords that make up this key, and learn how to play over them gracefully, effectively and with emotion.

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